05-29-2017 12:39 - edited 05-29-2017 12:40
If your gearcase has the replaceable plastic inlet screens you can try the next size up.
Is the problem weeds getting sucked up into the screen holes or are the weeds folding over the front of the gearcase and blocking the water inlets?
-- Travis McGee, main character in a book series by John D. McDonald
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